Category Archives: Texas Monthly

Photography by Darren Braun

Mission to Mars | photography by DARREN BRAUN | Texas Monthly March 2014

Darren was called on to photograph Rob Thomas, the creator of cult-favorite TV Show Veronica Mars, for Texas Monthly. The recently-released movie version has a great story behind it. When on television, Veronica Mars had passionate fans and was beloved by reviewers, bloggers and Mr. … Read More

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Texas-Themed Items | Photographed by CHRIS PLAVIDAL | Texas Monthly August 2013

Texas. The great state of the Mockingbird, Bluebonnets, high school football devotion and…waffle makers? Chris Plavidal photographed Texas-themed products for the August 2013 issue of Texas Monthly. They made a few extra waffles on set. Click to the Texas Monthly article HERE for item prices … Read More

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Bits and Spurs! | Chris Plavidal for Texas Monthly

  Yee-haw! Check out these legit designer spurs for “deep pocketed cowboys”, that Chris shot for the new issue of Texas Monthly magazine!    

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Stephanie Quadri | Texas Style!

If you didn’t know it already, our lovely Stephanie Quadri is a contributing writer to Texas Monthly magazine! They just featured her on their online “Texas Style” blog discussing all things trendy! Congrats sister!  Check out the article here. 

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Crash Test | Darren Braun for Texas Monthly

Standardized tests. Remember those? Darren Braun lends his creative eye to this article in Texas Monthly discussing the test-taking reforms in the Texas school system. You can read the full article here.   Check out the article here.    

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It’s All About the Turquoise // Chris Plavidal for Texas Monthly

Happy Friday everyone! Check out the turquoise goods shot by Chris for Texas Monthly! Turquoise-y goodness. Yee-haw!

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Sharp shooter! Chris Plavidal | Texas Monthly

Texas Monthly’s new issue features a sharp shot by our Chris Plavidal for an article about hand-made pocket knives!

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Bum Steer | Darren Braun for Texas Monthly

Darren Braun is at it again. Creating magical illusions for the camera. His image of Lance Armstrong for this month’s issue of Texas Monthly is spookily accurate. Stylist Jennifer Bigham was on hand to style the actor and set (including that wicked steer head!) Amazing work! … Read More

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Naturally… | Steven Visneau for Tribeza Magazine

Kicking off the new year with a gorgeous cover and editorial story from the January issue of Tribeza Magazine – shot by Steven Visneau! All additional credits here. 

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Qatar! Qatar! | Darren Braun

Once again, Darren creates a great visual cue that makes you want to stop and read. In this month’s issue of Texas Monthly, the striking image above was shot/edited by Darren, accompanying a fascinating article about Texas A&M’s campus in Qatar. Check out the article here.  Styled … Read More

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The Buck Stops Here | Texas Monthly | Darren Braun

Darren Braun visited now-infamous deer breeder Billy Powell to shoot some portraits, showcasing the man who is now without his livelihood in two poignant portraits. You can read the full story here. Assisted by Nick Minton   

Darren Braun under the Friday Night Lights

Mr. Braun had the honor of shooting the cast of Friday Night Lights for the cover of last month’s Texas Monthly Magazine. If you have not yet become a rabid fan of the TV program, I can’t imagine what you’re waiting for. Sadly, my top secret … Read More


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